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Elizabeth Beaumont in London, Middlesex in the 1881 Census

Details of Elizabeth Beaumont of 145 Whitechapel Road, Whitechapel, London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

Beaumont

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Widow

Gender

Female

Age

48

Birth year

1833

Occupation

Publican

Birth town

Salhouse

Birth county

Norfolk

Birth place

England

Street

145 Whitechapel Road

Town

Parish

Whitechapel

County

London, Middlesex

Country

England

Registration district

Whitechapel

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

William

Last name

Oatley

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

33

Birth year

1848

Occupation

Barman

Birth place

Romford, Essex, England

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

Bowes

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

24

Birth year

1857

Occupation

Barmaid

Birth place

Bow, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Henry

Last name

Smith

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

20

Birth year

1861

Occupation

Potman

Birth place

Ipswich, Suffolk, England

First name(s)

Clara

Last name

Haydon

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

20

Birth year

1861

Occupation

Domestic Servant

Birth place

Plaistow, Essex, England

About the 1881 England Wales and Scotland Census

When the 1881 census was taken on April 3rd, the total population of England, Wales and Scotland was recorded as 29,707,207. The First Boer War ended only weeks before the 1881 census.

As with any historical research, the golden rule of family history is to check the original record, or "primary source", wherever possible. We have provided clear images of the original census enumeration books for you to view once you've found the right family in the indexes.

When using census returns, once you have located your ancestor in the census, you should then view the original images to validate your findings. The image of the original document will also help you see the household in the context of surrounding households as all the information will be provided in one clear place, as it was originally written down.

The original documents would have been given to your ancestor several days before 3 April, and the head of household would have been asked to fill in the details for anyone who would have been residing at that address on the census date. If the head of the household was unable to read or write, the enumerator - a literate person who would be collecting the census forms - would help fill in the details. Because of this, however, you may note mistakes that were made, such as name spellings. It should also be noted that many people were often economical with the truth when it came to their ages.

Note: the census includes details of people resident in docked vessels and institutions such as prisons, workhouses, hospitals, and barracks, as well as individual households.

See the whole Beaumont family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Elizabeth Beaumont and 4 other people

Beaumont family summary

NAME
Elizabeth Beaumont
BORN
1833
BIRTH COUNTY
Norfolk
ADDRESS IN 1881
Whitechapel, London, Middlesex, England
An original census record
An original census record

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